Sr. Mechanical Technician

Clearance Level
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

REQ#: G2019-67831

Seeking a Senior Mechanical Technician to support operation maintenance, and refurbishment of marine gas turbine engines for our Navy customer in Philadelphia. The candidate will be tasked by and report to technical leads. The candidate will be expected to provide documented status updates on a regular basis. Priority/preference would be someone with some Gas Turbine System Mechanical (GSM) experience on Navy ships.


  • Provide Marine Gas Turbine systems maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair for all variants at LBES and shipboard
  • Provide Marine Gas Turbine Equipment Bulletins (GTB) and Changes (GTC) documentation development, implementation, and record management.
  • Provide Marine Gas Turbine Technical Manual Reviews to incorporate engineering changes, as well as any Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) updates.
  • Act as a technical liaison between shipboard, ship's force, and technical leads back in Philadelphia
  • Maintain and update Marine Gas Turbine website
  • Provide distance technical support for various US Navy Fleet Regional Maintenance Centers and afloat units.
  • Provide Aid in test procedure edits, development and implementation

Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.


1. Minimum of 10 years' experience in the operation, maintenance, and refurbishment of marine gas turbine engines

2. Knowledge of the concepts, principles and practices of gas turbine operation, maintenance and troubleshooting

3. Experience reviewing and developing technical manuals and operation/maintenance procedures

Technical Skillsets Required:

  • Proficiency with a personal computer (PC)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (especially Excel, Word, and Outlook)
  • The ability to learn new PC applications as needed
  • Reasonable problem solving ability
  • Attention to detail and meticulous logging of testing, troubleshooting steps, and findings

Advanced Skillsets Desired:

  • Ability/knowledge to manage and execute challenging technical marine gas turbine programs.
  • Ability to present technical finding in both written and oral presentation to Navy customer


  • Regular expected travel frequency 10-20%
  • Professional written and oral skills are required


  • Successful applicants must either have an active government security clearance or the ability to receive approval upon position acceptance.
  • Must have a valid US passport or the ability to obtain one upon position acceptance.
  • Must be willing to relocate to Philadelphia, PA. Relocation assistance may be available.

Must be able to obtain/maintain Secret clearance.






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